Las Vegas Casinos Accept Bitcoins Las Vegas casinos now accepting cybercurrency Bitcoin; will work for rooms, food, not gambling LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas is getting one more novelty. Starting this week, patrons will be able to use the online currency...
Jan 21 2014, 1:20pm CST
$10: One Perspective On What Bitcoin Will Be Worth In 2014 The Wild West has become a popular metaphor for the unregulated Bitcoin market. Like in old cowboy films, the world of Bitcoin has not only miners and modern a gold rush, but the requisite intrigue, volatility and power...
Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST
Will Overstock Force IRS To Make Up Its Mind About Bitcoin? Overstock raised eyebrows earlier this month when the retailer announced it would accept Bitcoin as payment. While Bitcoin has slowly been making inroads into the U.S. economy, Overstock is by far the largest, most...
Jan 13 2014, 11:01pm CST
A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forbes time travel machine, we went back to last January and dropped Benjamins on a slew of...
Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST
12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward The emergence of innovative software and apps is transforming the way payments are made and the global commerce ecosystem. This is particularly evident when it comes to mobile and electronic payments, which are expected...
Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST
China Bites Into Bitcoin Bitcoins were worth nothing in 2009, when the digital cryptocurrency was first minted on the computer of its mysterious creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, who claimed to live in Japan.
Four years later the value of one Bitcoin...
Jan 6 2014, 7:46am CST
Bitcoin Value put to the Test The value of the famous digital currency, Bitcoin has been put to the test. Evaluating its basic worth is a task alright. Yet is is not exactly what many negative personalities would term as “evil”. That would be too simplistic a judgment to make about Bitcoin.
Jan 1 2014, 12:51am CST
Bitcoin's Incredible Year Last year at this time, valued at just $13.50, one Bitcoin could get you a movie ticket if you could find a theater that had 1) heard of Bitcoin and 2) accepted it. Fat chance. Luckily, Bitcoin owners had a different...
Dec 31 2013, 4:31pm CST
Bubbles, Banks And Bitcoin We are used to money being created by the state. Or rather, we are used to money being created by banks on behalf of the state. The state has no direct control over the quantity of money created by the private sector on...
Dec 30 2013, 12:31pm CST
Bitcoin Meets Google Trends and Wikipedia Bitcoin, the digital currency du jour, is a bit of an economic curiosity. Unlike gold, it has no intrinsic value. Unlike a currency issued by a country, its price is not affected by GDP, inflation, interest rates or any...
Dec 24 2013, 10:46am CST
Overstock.com Is Going To Accept Bitcoin In 2014
Overstock.com has plans to become the first major U.S. retailer to accept bitcoin. In an interview with newsBTC, Overstock.com CEO and Chairman Patrick Byrne said that the company will start accepting the peer-to-peer...
Dec 21 2013, 1:26pm CST
Bitcoin Rejected by Norway As Well The virtual and digital currency known as Bitcoin was recently rejected by Norway as well. Norway happens to be the wealthiest country among the Scandinavian nations. It is among a long list of other nations such as China and Germany which have shown apprehension regarding the cyberspace currency.
Dec 16 2013, 10:47am CST
Bitcoin Mining Goes into Overdrive A Bitcoin developer was able to sell off as much as $8 million in hardware in a day’s time. It looks like Bitcoin mining has gone into overdrive.
Dec 3 2013, 6:56am CST
Bitcoin Price Soars Above $1,000 for the First Time Bitcoin price soared above $1,000 for the very first time on Wednesday. The digital currency is in a boom now. Yesterday, the price of one Bitcoin hit an all-time high of $1,073 on Mt. Gox.
Nov 28 2013, 5:36am CST
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